« View county listFlood Warning
445 PM EDT TUE APR 21 2015
The Flood Warning continues for
The Connecticut River At Hartford.
* from Wednesday afternoon to late Thursday night...or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 4:16 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
continue to rise to near 16.2 feet by early Thursday morning.The
river will fall below flood stage by Thursday before midnight.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Minor flooding is expected in several low
lying areas outside levee protection in Hartford, as well as
downstream through Wethersfield and Glastonbury. Further downstream
flooding is likely in the vicinity of Meadow Road, Route 17A, in
the Gildersleeve section of Portland. A portion of this roadway
will likely be closed. This includes the Exchange Club of Portland
Fairgrounds. Boating interests should prepare for a period of swift
river flows during this period.
LAT...LON 4163 7270 4180 7273 4180 7259 4164 7258
4163 7263 4164 7263